Articles By Wolston Lobo

Interesting Tweets from the new president of Cisco Canada

Last week, CDN reported Dell EMC Canada senior executive Rola Dagher was appointed the new president of Cisco Canada. Dagher is active on Twitter during her time as the Vice President & GM,

Published on: May 31st, 2017 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from CDN Top 100 gala

This years #CDN100 awards gala witnessed record attendance from the channel industry. The Canadian channel industry also broke another record - cumulatively grossing over $8 billion in revenue. The highlight of the night was

Published on: April 27th, 2017 Wolston Lobo

Pay it forward

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Published on: March 8th, 2017 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from the 2016 Channel Elite Awards

Last night we had a full house at the Channel Elite Awards where the top channel partners in Canada got awarded and recognized. The event began with a workshop by Jim Love, CIO of

Published on: October 3rd, 2016 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from CDN 2016 Women of the IT Channel event

CDN, with support from Ingram Micro Canada, presented the Women in the IT Channel Recognition Luncheon on Aug. 24. It was a full house with over 130 influential women executives in attendance from all

Published on: August 29th, 2016 Wolston Lobo

The best of Twitterverse at the #CDN100 2016

This year, CDN top 100 awards saw CDW Canada pulling off a three-peat. To make the win sweeter, it was handed to them Mary Ann Yule, former VP and GM of CDW Canada who

Published on: April 22nd, 2016 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from Dell Channel Partner Summit

The third annual Dell Canada Partner Summit was full of workshops, networking opportunities, market growth announcements and more. There was also an expo displaying Dell's latest line of products and services. While people

Published on: September 21st, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Live tweets from a VIP ride on the UP Express train

Paolo Del Nibletto, editor of CDN - Computer Dealer News got a chance to ride the Union Pearson Express train this week before it opens to the public on June 6. Called the

Published on: June 5th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from the #CDN100 2015 event

The CDN 100 event kicked off with a lively workshop where David Senf from IDC Canada shared growth metrics about cloud in Canada. The next part of the workshop was interactive  with Paolo Del Nibletto, editor of

Published on: April 16th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

Top tweets from Dell Power To Do More IT summit

The Dell Power To Do More IT summit was a full house buzzing with customers, channel partners and industry experts. Kevin Peesker, President of Dell Canada gave a keynote outlining his vision on

Published on: April 10th, 2015 Wolston Lobo

A look at the new Cisco Canada president’s Twitter profile

Bernadette Wightman took over as president of Cisco Canada today. She has been with Cisco for the past 15 years and her most recent position was general manager for Cisco in Russia, Ukraine,

Published on: October 17th, 2014 Wolston Lobo

New Sungard portal has a reseller view

Sungard Availability Services' first move after being split off from Sungard is to revamp its channel partner technology system to help solution providers find sales and training material along with securing new opportunities through

Published on: October 16th, 2014 Wolston Lobo

Dell launches SuperMassive 9800 firewall

Dell Inc., launched its new SuperMassive 9800 next gen firewall at the Dell Security Peak Performance Conference. This firewall is aimed at midsize and large enterprise organizations and Dell claims 97.9 per cent

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Wolston Lobo

Why security bugs are not a business opportunity for the channel

Outbreaks such as Shellshock and Heartbleed may look like a business opportunity for the channel, but it actually costs solution providers money, according to a senior executive from Dell/Sonicwall. Patrick Sweeney, VP of product

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Wolston Lobo

Making social media work for your business

In 2014, the question to ask is not “Should we be on social media?” but “How can we get better at social media?” Whether it is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus or any

Published on: October 10th, 2014 Wolston Lobo